Ms. Takaishi is a Board Certified-Music Therapist, and Neurologic Music Therapist, with a Masters of Arts in Music Therapy from Montclair State University. During her time at Montclair, she was involved in the Music Therapy Student Organization, and actively taught music lessons in the John J. Cali Preparatory Center for the Arts
Ms. Takaishi also holds a Masters of Education in Music from the University of Missouri-Columbia, where she specialized in strings teaching K-12.
Ms. Takaishi is passionate about helping others and enjoys teaching students of all ages and abilities. She has over 20 years of teaching experience from private lessons on violin and piano, to collegiate music theory classes.